Wister Consumption Recommendations

Blue Catfish

   Sensitive Population    No restriction under 22 inches
   Two meals per month 22- 34 inches
   No meals per month 34 inches and over
   General Population    No restriction under 34 inches
   Two meals per month 34 inches and over

Flathead Catfish

   Sensitive Population    Two meals per month all lengths
   General Population    No restriction

Largemouth Bass

   Sensitive Population    No restriction under 14 inches
   Two meals per month 14 – 16 inches
   No meals per month 16 inches and over
   General Population    No restriction under 16 inches
   Two meals per month 16 – 20 inches
   No meals per month 20 inches and over

Spotted Bass

   Sensitive Population    No restriction under 10 inches
   Two meals per month 10- 13 inches
   No meals per month 13 inches and over
   General Population    No restriction under 13 inches
   Two meals per month 13 inches and over

White Crappie

   Sensitive Population    No restriction under 12 inches
   Two meals per month 12 inches and over
   General Population    No restriction

Species Tested & Safe For Consumption

  • Black Crappie
  • Bluegill Sunfish
  • Channel Catfish

 

Sensitive Population: Women of child bearing age, pregnant or nursing mothers, and children up to age 15
General Population: Males age 15 and older and women past childbearing age